Philleo v. Holliday, 1859
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This case is about slaves or slavery.

Year: 1859
Citation: 24 Tex. 38
Jurisdiction: Texas
Short Summary: Deceased will granted life estate in enslaved people to wife with freedom to be granted after wife's death. However, freedom granted to enslaved people by Will, without a provision for their removal from the state, is void. Wife sold enslaved people. Deceased's heirs sought portion of income from sale.
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Full name: T. L. Philleo V. D. J. Holliday And Others
Court: Supreme Court of Texas

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